tag end

noun

Definition of tag end

1 : the last part
2 : a miscellaneous or random bit

Examples of tag end in a Sentence

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First Known Use of tag end

1807, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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31 Mar 2020

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“Tag end.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tag%20end. Accessed 7 Apr. 2020.

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